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RECAP: Mindgruve Gives Back to the San Diego Center for Children

We’d like to give a huge thank you to everyone who donated to our Mindgruve Gives Back campaign to benefit the San Diego Center for Children. Established in 1887, the San Diego Center for Children is an accredited, non-profit organization that provides behavioral care, therapy and counseling, and special education for children and teens in…

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Mindgruve Attends Motion 2013

This past weekend, Mindgruve was pleased to attend the Motion 2013 conference. Considered a very significant conference in the VFX industry, the event unites creative directors, producers, illustrators, writers, motion designers, animators, graphic designers, and VFX artists to share experiences and collaborate. The event takes place annually at the historic KiMo theatre in downtown Albuquerque,…

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Mindgruve Wins Eight W3 Awards for Creative Excellence on the Web

Our team is excited to announce that Mindgruve has been recognized with two gold and six silver W3 Awards for a range of our clients, including our very own website. The W3 Award honors creative excellence on the web and is judged by the International Academy of the Visual Arts. Members of this exclusive body…

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Mindgruve Wins Silver at the Travel Weekly Magellan Awards

September has been kind to Mindgruve on the awards front, and we’re thrilled to be the recipient of a silver Travel Weekly Magellan Award recognizing ChickasawCountry.com. This is the fifth award of the year for the website and we’re honored that our collaboration with Chickasaw Country has garnered such positive recognition and continued success for…

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Exhibiting Excellence at the 2013 WebAwards

We’re excited to announce that, in partnership with four of our incredible clients, we are the proud winner of four 2013 WebAwards. Produced by the Web Marketing Association, the WebAwards competition has been recognizing exemplary websites for 17 years and considers entries from close to 100 unique industries. Judges are pulled from top companies including…

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Get to Voting on TheFWA.com!

Over the next few months, we’ll be submitting some of our best work to be considered for TheFWA.com’s Site of the Day award. The FWA, or “Favourite Website Awards,” has been around since May 2000 and is the most trafficked web-based awards program in Internet history. Since November 2012 alone, TheFWA.com has received more than…

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Key Takeaways from the West Coast’s Must-Attend Digital Marketing Event

Despite the fact we were busy getting to know our new alien friend, the Mindgruve team was able to attend some amazing, informative, and insightful sessions at IDSD 2013. Check out some of our favorite takeaways from our day at the conference, which include best practices and musings from top thought leaders like Rand Fishkin…

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All About Acquisitions: Keeping up with Yahoo!

Unless you’ve been living in a digital vacuum, there’s no doubt you’ve noticed Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer’s recent acquisition shopping spree. Since starting with the troubled tech giant in July 2012, Mayer has snapped up 16 companies in total, six of those in the month of May alone. From Tumblr to Summly, keeping track of…

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Mindgruve Wins at Web Health Awards for MDVIP

Mindgruve is honored to be the recipient of two Web Health Awards, which acknowledge exemplary execution of digital resources for healthcare consumers and industry professionals. The awards are a division of the Health Information Resource Center’s National Health Information Awards, a program recognized as one of the most prominent in the nation since its inception…

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#AliensAreWatching Mindgruve at IDSD

After all our hard work preparing for our presence at IDSD, the day has come and gone and we couldn’t have had it any better! With Dan Zarrella from Hubspot kicking us off with his morning keynote presentation on social data, we were excited for a full day of learning and playing host to our…

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Strange Times at the Hilton Bayfront

It’s the week of Interactive Day San Diego, and last week’s oddities at the conference venue are far from over. Since the original UFO sighting on June 10, we’ve come across all sorts of weird footage – however, none was actually seen firsthand by the Mindgruve team until now. As some of us Mindgruvers were out…

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Mindgruve Makes Top 100 in the San Diego Business Journal

Mindgruve has been named as one of the San Diego Business Journal’s Fastest Growing Private Companies. The honor acknowledges the 100 local companies making the greatest positive impact on San Diego in terms of innovation and contributions to the economy.

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Mindgruve Wins Four Communicator Awards

Mindgruve is the proud winner of four silver Communicator Awards, which honor brands and agencies making innovations in the communications and marketing industry. Securing more than 6,000 entries worldwide, the Communicator Awards is one of the biggest competitions in its field and covers ten categories including Mobile & Apps, Websites, and Integrated Campaigns.

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SMMW Recap: Discussing Digital Trends with Kyle Lacy

I had the fantastic opportunity to attend Social Media Examiner’s first Social Media Marketing World conference here in San Diego this past week. For the very first conference put on by the blogging giant, SMMW was beyond impressive — not only with the caliber of speakers, but also the networking opportunities available to us. With…

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Mindgruve Wins 3 ADDYs at District Level

District 15 of the American Advertising Federation, which is comprised of agencies within Southern Nevada and Southern California, has awarded Mindgruve with 3 Silver ADDYs, one each for the highly recognized U-T San Diego iPad app, Mindgruve website, and Mindgruve Handbook. With this recognition, Mindgruve will have the opportunity to be judged by AAF National…

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A Lesson in Authenticity from an Olive Garden Receipt

With sponsored stories and deceptive ads becoming the new normal on social media and the Web, consumers are increasingly skeptical of brand content. Taking advantage of the ever-expanding array of digital and social platforms, brands are undoubtedly passing off their own, carefully crafted content as user-generated buzz far more than they’d like to admit. So,…

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Mindgruve Wins 4 IAC Awards for U-T San Diego

  The Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) – one of the industry’s top internet advertising award competitions – has awarded Mindgruve with 4 awards for the U-T San Diego website and iPad application. The 2013 judges represent some of the best the Internet Advertising community has to offer, including: AKQA, BGT Partners, Brunner Digital, Campbell-Ewald, CNN News…

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